In Viking times, a ‘Thing’ was a gathering; a place where leaders and warriors could meet and talk. In the 21st century, the Jorvik ‘Thing’ is a virtual place where history academics and enthusiasts from around the world can come together to share knowledge. Have a listen to the latest episode featuring Old Norse for Modern Times!

There are also a great series of videos from Jorvik reenactors on Instagram, bringing the phrases to life!